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Friday, July 21, 2017
SYDNEY (MEAA/Pacific Media Watch): Australia's Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance has voiced several concerns surrounding the government's recent and alleged encroaches on press freedom...
Monday, July 17, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Yanto Awerkion, a West Papuan local independence leader, remains imprisoned after being arrested by Indonesian security services for collecting...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Dr Tarek Cherkaoui QATAR (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Diplomatic quarrels in the Arabian Peninsula have a long history, and small Gulf States, such as Qatar, align...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
HONIARA (Asia Pacific Report/Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation/Pacific Media Watch): After almost 14 years, the Solomon Islands police force has been rearmed. At a ceremony in Honiara last...
Monday, November 2, 2015
WASHINGTON (International Women’s Media Foundation / International Journalists’ Network / Pacific Media Watch): The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) has launched a...
Monday, March 9, 2015
PACIFIC commentator Barbara Dreaver called last week’s spying on the Pacific neighbours controversy a storm in a teacup. Or perhaps it was more like a coconet tempest.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier / Pacific Media Watch): Papua New Guinea’s inability to man its 760km land border with Indonesia and increasing tension triggered by cross-border raids from...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
AUCKLAND (University of Auckland / Pacific Media Watch): A Fijian academic at the University of Auckland, Dr Steven Ratuva, a political sociologist who is on the editorial board of Pacific...
Friday, August 10, 2012
SYDNEY (ABC / PMC Online / Pacific Media Watch): More than 200 asylum seekers arrived at Christmas Island today as Australia's Defence Department says the Navy vessels charged with picking them...
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Bintang Papua and Pacific Media Watch JAYAPURA (Pacific Scoop / Bintang Papua / West Papua Media / Pacific Media Watch): Eleven journalists working in Papua are alleged to be passing on...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Jessica Mee AUCKLAND: Almost a decade since the Regional Assistance Mission Solomon Islands was established, Solomon Islander Dolores Devesi is celebrating what RAMSI has done in her homeland. Devesi...
Saturday, October 29, 2011
MELBOURNE (Radio Australia Pacific Beat / Pacific Media Watch): A New Zealand opposition MP wants Kiwi police to leave the Indonesian province of Papua. They are there to train their local...
Saturday, July 16, 2011
Selwyn Manning: This thesis and documentary examine a case study of an Algerian Imam named Ahmed Zaoui who sought political asylum in New Zealand in 2002 but was imprisoned as an alleged threat to...
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Ali Bell: OPINION: My trouble is I love tele's Border Patrol. I loved watching it so much, I even applied for a job with Immigration once, until I realised you had to be pretty tough and New...
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
OPINION: DUNEDIN, NZ (Otago Daily Times/Pacific Media Watch): Another chapter in the sorry saga of modern Fiji appears to be in the writing, and it is far too soon to predict how it will end. It is...